Compass Minerals adds Vance Holtzman to Board of Directors

Vance O. Holtzman, newly elected director for Compass Minerals

Compass Minerals, a leading global provider of essential minerals, today announced the election of Vance O. Holtzman to the company’s board of directors at its fiscal 2024 annual meeting of shareholders. Holtzman was nominated for appointment by Koch Industries Inc. (Koch), pursuant to the terms of the strategic equity investment in Compass Minerals in 2022 […]

PUMA designates Julie Legrand as Senior Director Global Brand Strategy

Julie Legrand, Senior Director Global Brand Strategy, PUMA

Sports company PUMA has appointed Julie Legrand as Senior Director Global Brand Strategy. In this position, she will oversee an important part of PUMA’s strategic priority to elevate the brand. Julie, who will report directly to PUMA’s Vice President Brand & Marketing Richard Teyssier, has 20 years of experience in marketing and brand management. Most […]

Logitech welcomes Hanneke Faber as CEO

Hanneke Faber, CEO of Logitech

SIX Swiss Exchange Ad hoc announcement pursuant to Art. 53 LR — Logitech International announced yesterday that, following an extensive, global search, its board of directors has appointed Hanneke Faber as the Company’s new chief executive officer. She will take on the role effective December 1, 2023. “We are delighted to welcome Hanneke as our new […]

1stWEST Mergers and Acquisitions welcomes Dan Swift as MD

Dan Swift, Managing Director1stWEST Mergers and Acquisitions

1stWEST Mergers and Acquisitions, a leading investment bank and M&A advisory in the building material sector, announced it has named Dan Swift to serve as a new Managing Director. Before joining 1stWEST M&A, Mr. Swift has been a widely admired business executive, with unrivaled experience in the building materials, hardware, and security sectors. Mr. Swift’s […]

Schneider Electric onboards Emily Heitman as Country President, Canada

Emily Heitman, Country President, Schneider Electric,Canada

Schneider Electric, the leader in the digital transformation of energy management and automation, is pleased to announce the appointment of Emily Heitman to the position of Country President, Canada, effective October 1, 2023. Emily succeeds Adrian Thomas, who announced his departure in June to assume a new role as CEO of Hammond Power Solutions. As […]

Riveron welcomes Sam Shaw as Next Chief Executive Officer

Sam Shaw, Chief Executive Officer, Riveron

Riveron, a national business advisory firm focused on serving the office of the CFO, private equity, and other capital providers, announced yesterday that Sam Shaw will succeed Julie Howard as chief executive officer, effective October 1, 2023. Shaw has served as Riveron’s CFO since October 2021, playing an integral role in numerous strategic initiatives during a period […]

Argonne appoints Sean Jones as Deputy Laboratory Director

Sean Jones, Argonne’s Deputy Laboratory Director for Science and Technology

The U.S. Department of Energy’s Argonne National Laboratory has named Sean Jones as deputy laboratory director for science and technology. Jones will begin his new role on October 9, serving as Argonne’s senior science strategist, advisor, and chief research officer. Jones will join Argonne from the National Science Foundation (NSF). In his current role as Assistant […]

XCMG Machinery Forms Strategic Alliances with IBM and SAP

XCMG Machinery Forms Strategic Alliances with IBM and SAP to Foster Global Digital and Intelligent Transformation and Drive International Business Growth.

XCMG Machinery has officially signed a long-term strategic cooperation agreement with IBM and a memorandum of strategic cooperation with SAP lately to push forward the intelligent and digital transformation of the group to further elevate its competitive advantages in the global market and build a world-class enterprise. The partnerships with SAP and IBM will fuel […]

Walker & Dunlop finances USD150 Mln for Quantum at Flagler Village

Quantum at Flagler Village Exterior

Walker & Dunlop, Inc. announced yesterday that it arranged $150 million in financing for Quantum at Flagler Village, a unique class A mixed-use property located in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. The Walker & Dunlop Capital Markets team, managed by Joe Hercenberg, arranged the financing for the mixed-use property, securing a refinancing of the construction loan on the newly […]

Noom onboards Geoff Cook as Chief Executive Officer

Geoff Cook, Noom’s incoming CEO

Noom, a leading digital health platform combining personalized psychology with modern medicine, yesterday announced that accomplished technology executive Geoff Cook has been appointed Chief Executive Officer and will join the Noom Board of Directors. As part of a planned leadership transition, Noom’s co-Founder Saeju Jeong, who served as CEO for 16 years, will continue with […]